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Groundsel

Groundsel en masse

 
 

Individual plant

 

Flowerheads, unopen and open, and seed clock

 

Side view of flowerheads - black pointed

bracts and a few open florets

Flowerheads with open disc florets and

developing pappi

Seed clock with some yellow florets

 

An immature clock with remains of flowers

A mature clock with the seeds plus pappi

 An empty head with turned down bracts

Pinnately-lobed, lower leaves

Single leaf clasping the stem

 Angular, slightly hairy and succulent stem

Cottony, twisted, raggedly-pinnate, upper leaf